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  • Sector:

    Incident Response / Digital Forensics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    From CAD 150,000 - 190,000

  • Contact:

    Karim Adams

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +1 (646) 647 8590

  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Position: DFIR Lead

Location: West Coast Canada (Remote)

Salary Range:CAD 150,000 - 190,000

We are currently partnered with a globally recognized cybersecurity consultancy renowned for its commitment to excellence and innovation. With their unwavering dedication to providing top-notch solutions and services, they have solidified their position as industry leaders. We are currently supporting them as they expand their DFIR capability.


As the DFIR Lead, you will have the opportunity to showcase your expertise and drive success by:

  • Conducting thorough incident response activities, leading investigations, and delivering timely resolutions to security incidents.

  • Designing and executing engaging tabletop exercises to enhance our clients' incident response plans and preparedness.

  • Deploying and managing cutting-edge EDR technology solutions, ensuring their effectiveness in threat identification and mitigation.

  • Utilizing your extensive knowledge of DFIR tools and methodologies to perform comprehensive forensic investigations both on-premise and in the cloud.

  • Implementing robust endpoint protection measures to fortify client systems and networks against potential threats.

  • Collaborating closely with cross-functional teams, including SOC analysts, threat intelligence specialists, and forensic experts, to ensure seamless integration of DFIR practices.

  • Remaining up to date with the latest industry trends, threat landscapes, and emerging technologies to continuously enhance your skills and knowledge.


To thrive in this role, you should possess:

  • 4-6 years of hands-on experience in Incident Response, specializing in DFIR.

  • Demonstrable expertise in conducting impactful tabletop exercises to simulate and enhance incident response capabilities.

  • Strong proficiency in deploying and managing EDR technology solutions, maximizing their potential to safeguard against threats.

  • In-depth knowledge and experience in performing forensic investigations, both on-premise and in the cloud, utilizing a wide array of DFIR tools.

  • A solid understanding of endpoint protection strategies and best practices.

  • Desirable certifications such as GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Certified Computer Examiner (CCE), or equivalent.

  • Exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze complex challenges and provide innovative solutions.

  • Excellent communication and leadership abilities, enabling you to collaborate effectively with diverse teams and guide them through incident response processes.

Perks and Benefits:

What can they offer you?

  • Competitive salary range of CAD 150,000 - 180,000, commensurate with your experience and skills.

  • Remote work opportunity, providing flexibility and a healthy work-life balance.

  • Comprehensive training and certification programs to enhance your technical skills and broaden your industry knowledge.

  • Access to state-of-the-art tools and technologies to support your work and deliver exceptional results.

  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment, where your contributions are acknowledged and valued.

  • Exciting projects with global clients that offer opportunities

Apply now!